rífa

Coding frame

Example

(45)
Stelpan reif blaðsíðu úr bókinni.
stelpa-n
girl-the.nom
reif
tore
blaðsíðu
page.acc
úr
out_of
bók-inni
book-the.dat
‘The girl tore a page from the book.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TEAR Coding set Argument type
1 tearer NP-nom & V.agr A
2 torn thing NP-acc P
3 tearing source úr+NP-dat X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(125)
‘The page got torn from the book.’
C
R y
(178)
‘The page was torn out of the book.’
C
R y
(250)
‘The page was torn out of the book yesterday.’
U
R n
(282)
‘The sails bursted.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
R y
(318)
‘They argued with each other.’
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n